Rare/Scarce Irish Birds - Latest Photos
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Yellow-browed Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Yellow-browed Warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)
Garinish, Co. Cork. October 13th, 2020.
Lesser Yellowlegs, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. September 24th, 2020.
Avocet, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. September 24th, 2020.
Spoonbill, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. September 24th, 2020.
Bobolink, Co. Donegal, Ireland.
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus)
Fanad Head, Co. Donegal. September 20th, 2020.
Bobolink, Co. Donegal, Ireland.
Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus)
Fanad Head, Co. Donegal. September 20th, 2020.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis)
Nethertown, Co. Wexford. September 4th, 2020.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis)
Nethertown, Co. Wexford. September 4th, 2020.
Little Stint, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Little Stint (Calidris minuta)
Carne, Co. Wexford. September 4th, 2020.
Lesser Yellowlegs, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. August 28th, 2020.
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Gull-billed Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. July 28th, 2020.
Gull-billed Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. July 28th, 2020.
Pectoral Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. July 25th, 2020.
Pectoral Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos)
Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. July 16th, 2020.
Brown Booby, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
Greystones, Co. Wicklow. July 13th, 2020.
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Brown Booby, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
Greystones, Co. Wicklow. July 13th, 2020.
Brown Booby, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
Greystones, Co. Wicklow. July 13th, 2020.
Brown Booby, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
Greystones, Co. Wicklow. July 13th, 2020.
Brown Booby, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
Greystones, Co. Wicklow. July 13th, 2020.
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Past Irish Rare Birds
Found on 26th October
2019
Two-barred Warbler
Dursey Island, Co Cork
2011
Subalpine Warbler
Old Head of Kinsale, Co Cork
1997
Great White Egret
Cape Clear Island & Schull, Co Cork
3rd Irish Record
1997
Red-breasted Goose
North Slob NNR, Co Wexford
1st Irish Record. Originally assigned to Category D1, later reassigned to Category A in 2016
1990
Thrush Nightingale
West Bog, Cape Clear Island, Co Cork
2nd Irish Record
1978
Cackling Goose
Wexford Slobs, Co Wexford
5th Irish Record
1958
Green-winged Teal
Downpatrick Marshes, Co Down
6th Irish Record. 2nd NI Record
1951
Woodlark
Great Saltee Island, Co Wexford
1948
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Tory Island Lighthouse, Co Donegal
Obtained. 6th Irish Record
1860
Squacco Heron
Castlemartyr Demesne, Co Cork
Shot. 3rd Irish Record